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Central Avenue sounds oral history transcript, 1990-1991 : William Ernest Green


Published 1994
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Transcript of a 1.80-hour interview completed under the auspices of the UCLA Oral History Program

Green discusses his childhood in Kansas City, Kansas, his military career, move to LA, studies at the LA Conservatory of Music and his career as jazz musician and jazz teacher. There is much discussion of Central Avenue nightclubs, fellow saxophonists, studio work and the decline of Central Avenue

The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley

Jazz musician (saxophone); private instructor (woodwinds), 1939-present; instructor (woodwinds: Los Angeles Conservatory of Music [1952-62]; jazz workshops and seminars)

Volume includes index

The UCLA Oral History Program : catalog of the collection / compiled by Vimala Jayanti. 2nd ed. (Los Angeles : Oral History Program, Department of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles, 1992) is available in the UCLA Dept. of Special Collections

Forms part of: Central Avenue sounds

Also forms part of: Oral History collection, Dept. of Special Collections, University Library, University of California, Los Angeles


Publisher [Los Angeles] : Oral History Program, University of California, Los Angeles
Pages 178
Possible copyright status In copyright. Digitized with permission of the Regents of the University of California.
Language English
Call number SRLF_UCLAYRLSC:LAGE-1470667
Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive
Book contributor University of California Libraries
Collection oralhist; yrlsc; cdl; americana

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